Joe Epley recently was elected to Board of Directors of the Military Writers Society of America. The MWSA has around 700 members around the country. Details on the website: http://www.mwsadispatches.com. ; The organization's purpose is to help military service members, veterans, their families, supporters of the military,and historians record history and the complexities of military life--and encourage writing as therapy. The organization focuses on using the writing of MWSA members to educate the general public, students, and the military community. The Society has an awards program for genres within the fiction, non-fiction and poetry.categories.